Children, Teens, & Adults

Now open for registration!
Spring Session 1: March 13 – April 21
Spring Session 2: May 8 -June 9


Join the JAC Affiliated Artist Program!

This unique program for artists not only provides an opportunity to be affiliated with a nationally recognized arts organization, but also steers interested individuals and art patrons to their websites. Learn more…




Friday, June 30, 2017

7th Annual Summer Soirée

WORD: Text in Contemporary Art


The Jamestown Arts Center is a non-profit,
multi-disciplinary facility created to benefit the community of Jamestown, RI, and beyond.


April Vacation Camp

April Vacation Camps: April 17 – 21

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The Jamestown Arts Center is a non-profit, multi-disciplinary facility created to benefit the community of Jamestown, Rhode Island, and beyond.

Our mission is to engage, enrich and inspire our community through extraordinary arts and educational experiences.

JAC TALKS: Timothy B. Neary – Crossing Parish Boundaries

05/05/2017 | Doors at 5:30pm, Talk at 6:00pm

JAC TALKS: TIMOTHY B. NEARY-  CROSSING PARISH BOUNDARIES: RACE, SPORTS, AND CATHOLIC YOUTH IN MID-TWENTIETH CENTURY CHICAGO Friday, May 5th Doors at 5:30 pm Talk at 6:00 pm Timothy B. Neary Executive Director, Urban History Association Associate Professor of History, Coordinator of American Studies, Salve Regina University  Neary earned his bachelor’s degree in American studies[…..]

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“Heifetz on Tour” Concert

05/20/2017 | 7:00pm

  Classical music as played by the incredible talents of the Heifetz International Music Institute! This program is an amazing opportunity for the region to experience world-class musicians in a meaningful way and in an intimate setting. JAC is thrilled to announce our May 2017 classical music residency in partnership with the acclaimed Heifetz International[…..]

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Four Legs to Stand On

06/02/2017–06/02/2017 | 7:00pm

THERAPEUTIC THEATRE: Four Legs to Stand On Part of COAAST‘s 2017 Spring Tour First time performed in-the-round  –  intimate theater experience 35-minute play followed by Q&A talkback Friday, June 2nd 7:00 pm $20 General Admission  |  $18 JAC Members CODAC will be at the performance as a community resource This event is sponsored by Recovery[…..]

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For Adults

Year round classes where adults can flex their creativity, find a creative outlet or sharpen their skills. Classes offered in fine arts, technology and design.

For Teens

Teen classes are geared towards the dynamic adolescent brain – Creative classes & workshops in a variety of fine arts, technology and design driven mediums.

For Children

Children: Year round dynamic, hands on classes & vacation and summer camps designed especially for children. We offer creative birthday parties too!


Robert Shaw, Man of Many Voices

05/18/2017 | 7:00pm

Robert Shaw, Man of Many Voices Thursday, May 18th, 7 pm $10 at the Door Learn more here This Film Screening is sponsored by Mansions and Manors Save Save Save


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Untitled (not titled yet) Sam Duket & Brad Fesmire April 27 – June 10, 2017   An exhibition of new work by Sam Duket and Brad Fesmire that collectively addresses themes of the labor, structure and craft. These ideas connect through a shared perspective on memory, making and monument, and for this exhibition manifest themselves[…..]


Creating Outside the Lines

Posted on January 20, 2017

JAMESTOWN — It seems there is never a dull moment at the Out-of-the-Box Art Studio operated by Bridges Inc. Rhode Island artists with developmental disabilities are in and out of the studio on Clinton Avenue throughout the day. Their paintings, sculptures, fabrics, collages and other works fill the studio. It recently received a $2,300 grant[…..]

A very special thank you to our generous Business Partners



Estes/Twombly Architects    •    Overhead Door Garage Headquarters    •    Steve Ray Construction    •    Joseph Tamburini, Financial Advisor, Morgan Stanley


Central Painting, LLCPeter     •    J. Schott, DMD    •    UNION PEARL    •    Worldways Social Marketing


Mansions & Manors


Karen Augeri Benson, Esq.    •    People's Credit union    •    Taste,  Artful Interiors & Design


Belmont Market    •    Forster Orthodontics    •    Andrew B. Hunter,  Hunter Greens Garden Design    •    Nardolillo Funeral Home    •    Slice of Heaven    •    M.F. Smith Associates    •    South Shore Capital Advisors, LLC    •    Michael Swistak, Wolpert Insurance    •    Tollgate Orthodontics, Jamestown


Jamestown Arts Center | Location: 18 Valley Street, Jamestown, Rhode Island 02835 | Mailing Address: PO Box 97, Jamestown,
Rhode Island 02835 | for more Information call: (401) 560-0979 or email


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